The Real Co Healthy Protein-Infused Nachos

It's almost game day, and we have the perfect protein-packed nacho recipe for you
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The Real Co

It's almost game day, and we have the perfect protein-packed nacho recipe for you, which will help you swap out unhealthy ingredients for a delicious yet nutritious Super Bowl snack.

Ingredients

  • Whole grain tortilla chips
  • 2  Cups  basmati rice, such as The Real Co white basmati rice, cooked according to directions
  • avocado, chopped
  • 1  Cup  black beans, rinsed
  • 1  Cup  fresh tomatoes, diced
  • Jalapeño peppers, diced, to taste
  • Juice of one lime
  • One bag reduced-fat shredded cheese
  • 1  Cup  fresh cilantro leaves

Directions

Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F.

Assemble the tortilla chips, rice, avocado, beans, tomatoes, and peppers on a flat baking dish. Squeeze the lime over the entire dish, then top with the bag of cheese.

Bake at 375 degrees until cheese melts (about 5–7 minutes). Top with cilantro and enjoy!

 

Healthy Shopping Tip

Choose raw fruits, vegetables, and meats, and unprocessed foods.

Healthy Cooking Tip

Substitute butter for olive oil, and bake, broil, or grill instead of fry.